Matthew D McHugh

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Affiliation: University of Pennsylvania
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Achieving Kaiser Permanente quality
    Matthew D McHugh
    Matthew D McHugh, PhD, Jd, MPH, RN, FAAN, is The Rosemarie Greco Term Endowed Associate Professor in Advocacy, Center for Health Outcomes Policy Research, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia E mail Linda H Aiken, PhD, RN, FAAN, is The Claire M Fagin Leadership Professor of Nursing, Center for Health Outcomes and Policy Research, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia Myra E Eckenhoff, BA, is a research assistant at theCenter for Health Outcomes and Policy Research, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia Lawton R Burns, PhD, is James Joo Jin Kim Professor, Wharton Center for Health Management and Economics, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
    Health Care Manage Rev 41:178-88. 2016
  2. pmc Wage, work environment, and staffing: effects on nurse outcomes
    Matthew D McHugh
    Center for Health Outcomes and Policy Research, University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Policy Polit Nurs Pract 15:72-80. 2014
  3. pmc Lower mortality in magnet hospitals
    Matthew D McHugh
    Center for Health Outcomes and Policy Research, University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4217, USA
    Med Care 51:382-8. 2013
  4. pmc Hospital nursing and 30-day readmissions among Medicare patients with heart failure, acute myocardial infarction, and pneumonia
    Matthew D McHugh
    Center for Health Outcomes and Policy Research, University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4217, USA
    Med Care 51:52-9. 2013
  5. pmc Impact of nurse staffing mandates on safety-net hospitals: lessons from California
    Matthew D McHugh
    University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4217, USA
    Milbank Q 90:160-86. 2012
  6. pmc Contradicting fears, California's nurse-to-patient mandate did not reduce the skill level of the nursing workforce in hospitals
    Matthew D McHugh
    Center for Health Outcomes and Policy Research, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 30:1299-306. 2011
  7. pmc Medicare readmissions policies and racial and ethnic health disparities: a cautionary tale
    Matthew D McHugh
    University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, 418 Curie Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4217, USA
    Policy Polit Nurs Pract 11:309-16. 2010
  8. pmc Nurses' widespread job dissatisfaction, burnout, and frustration with health benefits signal problems for patient care
    Matthew D McHugh
    Center for Health Outcomes and Policy Research, School of Nursing, University of Pennsylvania, inPhiladelphia, PA, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 30:202-10. 2011
  9. pmc Risk factors for hospital-acquired 'poor glycemic control': a case-control study
    Matthew D McHugh
    Center for Health Outcomes and Policy Research, University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4217, USA
    Int J Qual Health Care 23:44-51. 2011
  10. pmc Hospital nurse staffing and public health emergency preparedness: implications for policy
    Matthew D McHugh
    Center for Health Outcomes and Policy Research, University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Public Health Nurs 27:442-9. 2010

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Publications28

  1. pmc Achieving Kaiser Permanente quality
    Matthew D McHugh
    Matthew D McHugh, PhD, Jd, MPH, RN, FAAN, is The Rosemarie Greco Term Endowed Associate Professor in Advocacy, Center for Health Outcomes Policy Research, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia E mail Linda H Aiken, PhD, RN, FAAN, is The Claire M Fagin Leadership Professor of Nursing, Center for Health Outcomes and Policy Research, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia Myra E Eckenhoff, BA, is a research assistant at theCenter for Health Outcomes and Policy Research, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia Lawton R Burns, PhD, is James Joo Jin Kim Professor, Wharton Center for Health Management and Economics, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
    Health Care Manage Rev 41:178-88. 2016
    ..One factor that has received little attention and that could explain Kaiser's advantage is its commitment to and investment in nursing as a key component of organizational culture and patient-centered care...
  2. pmc Wage, work environment, and staffing: effects on nurse outcomes
    Matthew D McHugh
    Center for Health Outcomes and Policy Research, University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Policy Polit Nurs Pract 15:72-80. 2014
    ..Wage is important for good nurse outcomes, but it does not diminish the significant influence of work environment and staffing on nurse outcomes. ..
  3. pmc Lower mortality in magnet hospitals
    Matthew D McHugh
    Center for Health Outcomes and Policy Research, University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4217, USA
    Med Care 51:382-8. 2013
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  4. pmc Hospital nursing and 30-day readmissions among Medicare patients with heart failure, acute myocardial infarction, and pneumonia
    Matthew D McHugh
    Center for Health Outcomes and Policy Research, University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4217, USA
    Med Care 51:52-9. 2013
    ..Provisions of the Affordable Care Act that increase hospitals' financial accountability for preventable readmissions have heightened interest in identifying system-level interventions to reduce readmissions...
  5. pmc Impact of nurse staffing mandates on safety-net hospitals: lessons from California
    Matthew D McHugh
    University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4217, USA
    Milbank Q 90:160-86. 2012
    ..We examined the differential effect of California's staffing mandate on safety-net and non-safety-net hospitals...
  6. pmc Contradicting fears, California's nurse-to-patient mandate did not reduce the skill level of the nursing workforce in hospitals
    Matthew D McHugh
    Center for Health Outcomes and Policy Research, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 30:1299-306. 2011
    ..Policy makers in other states can look to California's experience when considering similar approaches to improving patient care...
  7. pmc Medicare readmissions policies and racial and ethnic health disparities: a cautionary tale
    Matthew D McHugh
    University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, 418 Curie Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4217, USA
    Policy Polit Nurs Pract 11:309-16. 2010
    ..Using 2008 Medicare data, we assess the risk for readmission for minorities and discuss implications for minority-serving institutions...
  8. pmc Nurses' widespread job dissatisfaction, burnout, and frustration with health benefits signal problems for patient care
    Matthew D McHugh
    Center for Health Outcomes and Policy Research, School of Nursing, University of Pennsylvania, inPhiladelphia, PA, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 30:202-10. 2011
    ..Improving nurses' working conditions may improve both nurses' and patients' satisfaction as well as the quality of care...
  9. pmc Risk factors for hospital-acquired 'poor glycemic control': a case-control study
    Matthew D McHugh
    Center for Health Outcomes and Policy Research, University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4217, USA
    Int J Qual Health Care 23:44-51. 2011
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  10. pmc Hospital nurse staffing and public health emergency preparedness: implications for policy
    Matthew D McHugh
    Center for Health Outcomes and Policy Research, University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Public Health Nurs 27:442-9. 2010
    ..This review highlights the challenges of maintaining hospital nursing surge capacity and policy implications of a nursing shortage...
  11. ncbi request reprint Readiness for change and short-term outcomes of female adolescents in residential treatment for anorexia nervosa
    Matthew D McHugh
    The Center for Health Outcomes and Policy Research, School of Nursing, University of Pennsylvania, 418 Curie Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 40:602-12. 2007
    ..To determine if readiness for change (RFC) at admission predicted length of stay (LOS) and short-term outcomes among female adolescents in residential treatment for anorexia nervosa (AN)...
  12. pmc The U.S. presidential election and health care workforce policy
    Matthew D McHugh
    University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA
    Policy Polit Nurs Pract 9:6-14. 2008
    ..Three general themes are highlighted for their implications on the physician and nurse workforce supply, including (a) expansion of health care coverage, (b) workforce investment, and (c) cost control and quality improvement...
  13. pmc Impact of critical care nursing on 30-day mortality of mechanically ventilated older adults
    Deena M Kelly
    1Clinical Research, Investigation and Systems Modeling of Acute Illness CRISMA Center, Department of Critical Care Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 2Center for Health Outcomes and Policy Research, School of Nursing, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 3Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Nurse Faculty Scholars, Philadelphia, PA
    Crit Care Med 42:1089-95. 2014
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  14. pmc Nurse outcomes in Magnet® and non-magnet hospitals
    Lesly A Kelly
    University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA
    J Nurs Adm 41:428-33. 2011
    ..05). Magnet hospitals have significantly better work environments than non-Magnet hospitals. The better work environments of Magnet hospitals are associated with lower levels of nurse job dissatisfaction and burnout...
  15. pmc Nurse staffing and education and hospital mortality in nine European countries: a retrospective observational study
    Linda H Aiken
    Center for Health Outcomes and Policy Research, University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, Philadelphia, PA, USA Electronic address
    Lancet 383:1824-30. 2014
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  16. pmc Understanding the role of the professional practice environment on quality of care in Magnet® and non-Magnet hospitals
    Amy Witkoski Stimpfel
    Author Affiliations Assistant Professor Dr Witkoski Stimpfel, College of Nursing, New York University Graduate Student Ms Rosen and The Rosemarie Greco Term Endowed Associate Professorship in Advocacy, Center for Health Outcomes and Policy Research Dr McHugh, School of Nursing, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
    J Nurs Adm 44:10-6. 2014
    ..The aim of this study was to explore the relationship between Magnet Recognition® and nurse-reported quality of care...
  17. pmc Nursing: a key to patient satisfaction
    Ann Kutney-Lee
    Center for Health Outcomes and Policy Research, School of Nursing, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 28:w669-77. 2009
    ..Improving nurses' work environments, including nurse staffing, may improve the patient experience and quality of care...
  18. pmc Understanding clinical expertise: nurse education, experience, and the hospital context
    Matthew D McHugh
    Center for Health Outcomes and Policy Research, University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4217, USA
    Res Nurs Health 33:276-87. 2010
    ..Our findings suggest that, controlling for individual characteristics, the hospital context significantly influences clinical nursing expertise...
  19. pmc Comparison of the Value of Nursing Work Environments in Hospitals Across Different Levels of Patient Risk
    Jeffrey H Silber
    Department of Pediatrics, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia2Department of Health Care Management, Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia3Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics, University of Penns
    JAMA Surg 151:527-36. 2016
    ..The literature suggests that hospitals with better nursing work environments provide better quality of care. Less is known about value (cost vs quality)...
  20. pmc Better Nurse Staffing and Nurse Work Environments Associated With Increased Survival of In-Hospital Cardiac Arrest Patients
    Matthew D McHugh
    Department of Nursing, Center for Health Outcomes and Policy Research, University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Division of Critical Care, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pa College of Nursing, University Texas at Arlington, Arlington, TX Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Pennsylvania Department of Sociology, Center for Health Outcomes and Policy Research, University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, Philadelphia, PA
    Med Care 54:74-80. 2016
    ..Although nurses are the most likely first responders to witness an in-hospital cardiac arrest (IHCA) and provide treatment, little research has been undertaken to determine what features of nursing are related to cardiac arrest outcomes...
  21. pmc Organization of Hospital Nursing and 30-Day Readmissions in Medicare Patients Undergoing Surgery
    Chenjuan Ma
    National Database of Nursing Quality Indicators, University of Kansas School of Nursing, Kansas City, KS Center for Health Outcomes and Policy Research, University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, 418 Curie Blvd, Fagin Hall Rm379, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Med Care 53:65-70. 2015
    ..Growing scrutiny of readmissions has placed hospitals at the center of readmission prevention. Little is known, however, about hospital nursing—a critical organizational component of hospital service system—in relation to readmissions...
  22. pmc Nurse reported quality of care: a measure of hospital quality
    Matthew D McHugh
    Center for Health Outcomes and Policy Research, University of Pennsylvania, 418 Curie Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Res Nurs Health 35:566-75. 2012
    ..Nurse reported quality of care is a useful indicator of hospital performance...
  23. pmc Is nursing shortage in Israel inevitable?
    Linda H Aiken
    418 Curie Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4217, USA
    Isr J Health Policy Res 3:10. 2014
    ..Potential approaches to address these challenges are discussed. ..
  24. pmc Effects of Regulation and Payment Policies on Nurse Practitioners' Clinical Practices
    Hilary Barnes
    University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Med Care Res Rev . 2016
    ..Removing scope of practice restrictions and increasing Medicaid reimbursement may increase NP participation in primary care and practice Medicaid acceptance...
  25. pmc Distinct enough? A national examination of Catholic hospital affiliation and patient perceptions of care
    Ann Kutney-Lee
    Ann Kutney Lee, PhD, RN, is Assistant Professor of Nursing, School of Nursing, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia E mail G J Melendez Torres, RN, is Graduate Student, Department of Social Policy and Intervention, University of Oxford, United Kingdom E mail Matthew D McHugh, PhD, Jd, MPH, RN, FAAN, is Assistant Professor of Nursing, School of Nursing, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia E mail Barbra Mann Wall, PhD, RN, FAAN, is Associate Professor of Nursing, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia E mail
    Health Care Manage Rev 39:134-44. 2014
    ..Catholic hospitals play a critical role in the provision of health care in the United States; yet, empirical evidence of patient outcomes in these institutions is practically absent in the literature...
  26. ncbi request reprint The legal context of nurses volunteering in mass casualty events
    Matthew D McHugh
    University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, The Center for Health Outcomes and Policy Research, USA
    Pa Nurse 62:14-5. 2007
  27. ncbi request reprint Fit or fat? A review of the debate on deaths attributable to obesity
    Matthew D McHugh
    Northeastern University School of Law, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Public Health Nurs 23:264-70. 2006
    ..Nurses should be actively engaged in such research in an effort to understand the epidemic of obesity and develop programs and influence policy to curb the determinants of obesity...
  28. ncbi request reprint Reducing racial and ethnic health disparities: exploring an outcome-oriented agenda for research and policy
    Brian K Gibbs
    Harvard School of Public Health, USA
    J Health Polit Policy Law 31:185-218. 2006
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